Embry-Riddle introduces Ph.D. in Human Factors

Posted on August 22nd, 2014 by

Embry-Riddle has won approval of its new Ph.D. in Human Factors degree program, as well as an accompanying advancement to the highest level of accreditation – Institutions that Offer Four or More Doctorates – in a decision by the Southern... Continue Reading →

Build A Plane receives Crown Circle Award for Excellence in Aviation Education

Posted on August 18th, 2014 by

The National Coalition for Aviation and Space Education (NCASE) has awarded Build A Plane the Crown Circle Award as the 2014 inductee to the Crown Circle, which recognizes extraordinary accomplishments in leadership in Aerospace Education. Continue Reading →


Florida Tech launches online aviation management degree

Posted on August 12th, 2014 by

TAMPA, Fla. — Florida Tech is introducing a Bachelor of Arts in Aviation Management offered 100% online. Continue Reading →


Cessna to deliver four Skyhawks to University of Dubuque

Posted on August 6th, 2014 by

Cessna announced at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh that it has received an order for four 172S Skyhawks from the University of Dubuque in Iowa. Delivery of the aircraft in September will complete the transition to an all Garmin G1000-equipped training fleet for the... Continue Reading →

University of Maryland opens UAS test site in Southern Maryland

Posted on August 6th, 2014 by

COLLEGE PARK, Md. — The University of Maryland (UMD) has launched a new Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) test site in Southern Maryland. Continue Reading →

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Kent State University to get new Piper Arrow trainers

Posted on August 5th, 2014 by

Piper Aircraft will deliver two new Piper Arrow training aircraft later this year to the Aeronautics Division at Kent State University‘s College of Applied Engineering, Sustainability and Technology. Continue Reading →

GAMA Aviation Design Challenge to return in 2015

Posted on August 4th, 2014 by

The General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA) will hold the third Aviation Design Challenge in 2015. Continue Reading →


Embry-Riddle offers free Aviation 101 online class

Posted on August 4th, 2014 by

For those who dream of becoming pilots, strive for jobs in aviation or are curious about the marvels of modern flight, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is now offering Aviation 101, a free online class. Meant primarily for high school and middle... Continue Reading →

A&P school to open at ISM

Posted on July 16th, 2014 by

KISSIMMEE, Fla. — Aviator College of Aeronautical Science & Technology will open a new campus at Kissimmee Gateway Airport (ISM) in early 2015. Continue Reading →

Auburn University plans new aviation center

Posted on July 8th, 2014 by

Auburn University in Alabama is elevating its aviation program by establishing a center that will serve as a focal point for instruction, research and outreach and support the aviation and aerospace industries. Continue Reading →